The Conservatory Gardener

The Conservatory Gardener

by Anne Swithinbank (Author), Deni Bown (Photographer), Deni Bown (Photographer), Anne Swithinbank (Author)


This volume shows how to make the most of a conservatory. There is a comprehensive guide to 1000 conservatory plants, arranged according to use: for dramatic impact or as background, for seasonal interest or temporary display. They are cross-referenced according to temperature needs and other attributes such as scent and colour. A practical section gives essential advice on feeding and watering, ways of regulating light, temperature and humidity, dealing with pests and on step-by-step propagation. Anne Swithinbank is the author of "Bloom", "A Handbook of Greenhouse and Conservatory Plants", "The Gardeners' World Book of House Plants", "Border Planning" and "Container Gardening".


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Format: Paperback
Pages: 192
Edition: New
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Published: 05 Mar 1998

ISBN 10: 071121221X
ISBN 13: 9780711212213
Book Overview: Anne Swithinbank is the presenter of the Channel 4 series Bloom and a presenter of BBC TV's Gardeners' World .